NGAUS Conference

NGAUS Washington Report (Sept. 23, 2013) The loudest ovation at the 135th NGAUS Conference this weekend in Honolulu was for a guest who made no speech, but simply came to eat. A paper shredder took center stage during the first business session Saturday and gobbled down the mortgage to the National... Read more
NGAUS Washington Report (Sept. 23, 2013) In between speakers, social events and a sprawling trade show, the business of NGAUS was conducted over the weekend at the 135th General Conference & Exhibition in Honolulu, including the election of board members and the approval of resolutions. The... Read more
NGAUS Washington Report (Sept. 23, 2013) Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie used his welcoming remarks Saturday at the 135th General Conference & Exhibition to make a rousing plea on the behalf of the National Guard he hopes will be heard in Washington, D.C. Speaking from no notes or prepared text,... Read more
NGAUS Washington Report (Sept. 23, 2013) Speakers at the 135th General Conference & Exhibition in Honolulu were consistent in their dislike of the process that has sliced money from federal programs without considering a program's value or merit. Sequestration was as popular as a typhoon just... Read more
HONOLULU (Sept. 17, 2013) ― The secretary of veterans affairs and the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee top the list of guest speakers when National Guard officers from across the country gather at the Hawaii Convention Center here this weekend for the 135th NGAUS General Conference... Read more
(Sept. 13, 2013) The head of the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs will speak to attendees this month at the 135th NGAUS General Conference and Exhibition in Honolulu. Business Agenda Secretary Eric Shinseki will appear during the first business session on Sept. 21. The wounded veteran of... Read more
The following schedule features a top-level list of events. For additional meetings, rehearsals, luncheons, exhibitor move-in/move-out dates, bus schedules, room locations, and more, view this comprehensive schedule of events. (as of Dec. 17) Subject to change Wednesday, September 9 8 a.m. - 5 p.m... Read more
Sponsorship opportunities are now available for corporate partners and other contributors who wish to support the 137th NGAUS General Conference & Exhibition. Your sponsorship of the conference will provide your organization with the opportunity to reach out to a target audience comprised of... Read more
Civil war in Syria, intelligence leaks, tenuous relations with foreign powers, and heated budget debates have created an aura of uncertainty and skepticism throughout the U.S. defense and intelligence community. News stories often focus on conflict, not on quiet diplomacy and nation-building... Read more
WASHINGTON (June 11, 2013) ― NGAUS and Hawaii National Guard Association officials expect sequestration to have minimal impact on the 135th NGAUS General Conference & Exhibition, Sept. 20 to 23 in Honolulu. A product of several years of local planning, the conference will draw thousands of... Read more

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